As my people are already here I would tell them to kill the white ghosts on sight. Burn every ship and kill em all. Don’t let them talk. Don’ try to trade. Just exterminate with extreme prejudice everywhere they show up. The dark ones we may be able to negotiate with, but the white skins are evil spirits that can not be allowed anywhere near our or our neighbours territory.
Sigh. That was a nice fantasy. Carry on.
Edit: I do not advocate or condone killing people, even fictionally. Life is sacred. But damn, I do have to wonder if overall there would be less death if we didn’t try to be friendly.
Do you know the language well enough to communicate?
Hey anyone know if there are any vaccines that keep without room temperature?
Having geology maps and knowledge of where mineral wealth is would probably be helpful along with… hell i’m thinking ‘how do i boot strap these people who are mostly stone age on the tech tree to deal with europeans.’
"One Arat came to me one day, very kindly, in a neighboring village where I was preparing the baptism of a Carib cacique, wishing to make me a presentation, which I took as a personal gift, he passed me a basket, in which there was a hand and foot of an Arawak, and then invited me to eat…"
Pierre Pelleprat, 1655